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Glossary:House price index (HPI)

The house price index, abbreviated as HPI, is an index that measures the changes in the transaction prices of dwellings purchased by households.

Further information

  • House price indices (ESMS metadata file — prc_hpi_inx_esms)
  • Regulation (EU) 2020/1148 of 31 July 2020, laying down the methodological and technical specifications in accordance with Regulation (EU) 2016/792 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards harmonised indices of consumer prices and the house price index (legal text)

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